Duration:5 Days – 4 Nights
Places: Yangon – Bagan
Welcome to the Garden City Yangon.
Arrive by morning flight to Yangon International Airport. Our guide will welcome you at the airport to transfer to hotel. (Early check-in subjected to room availability)
Yangon, formerly known as Rangoon, is a relatively quiet and charming city. Its impressive colonial and spiritual heritage makes it one of the most fascinating cities in Southeast Asia. We will start visit downtown area to see Sule pagoda located on a roundabout in downtown Yangon, Yangon City Hall of Myanmar architectural design, High Court noted for its British colonial architecture including its red-bricked exterior and Mahabandoola Park a public botanical area downtown Yangon. We will continue to visit Bogyoke Market, known for its colonial architecture and inner cobblestone streets, the market is a major tourist destination, dominated by antique, Burmese handicraft and jewellery shops, art galleries, and clothing stores. And proceed to visit Chautatkhgyi pagoda, famed for the biggest reclining Buddha statue in Myanmar. In the evening, we will visit to the enjoyable experience of the sunset at Shwedagon Pagoda. Its world-renowned golden stupa is the ‘heart’ of Buddhist Myanmar. The Pagoda is believed to be 2,500 years old and the central stupa surrounded by dozens of intricately decorated structures and statues. Stay overnight at hotel in Yangon.undefined
Breakfast at hotel and drive to Pan Hlaing Golf Club for morning golfing. Tee off time and enjoy the golfing for 9 holes. Tee off again and enjoy the evening golfing for 9 holes. Stay overnight at hotel in Yangon.undefined
Morning breakfast at hotel. Transfer to the airport for your flight to Bagan. Bagan, located on the banks of the Ayeyarwady (Irrawaddy) River, is home to the largest and densest concentration of Buddhist temples, pagodas, stupas and ruins in the world with many dating from the 11th and 12th centuries.
On arrival, our sightseeing is starting the one of Asia’s most popular archaeological destination would include highlights such as busy Bagan’s distinctive pagodas such as Shwezigon, a prototype of later Myanmar stupas. Next stop is Htilominlo, the last Bamar style temple built in Bagan, with old murals and friezes, Ananda Pagoda, one of the finest, largest and best preserved in Old Bagan, Thatbyinnyu, the tallest temple in Bagan. Afterwards, visit a lacquerware craft shop to see the process of hand-making beautiful artefacts.
In the afternoon, drive to Taung Bi Village and see suitable monastery for alms food offering to monks since many Buddhist monasteries are located in this village. Later we will drive to the most famous old wooden monastery, Nat Htauk Kyaung, Gawdawpalin, the most massive and imposing monument in Bagan and Bupaya or Bu Pagoda, situated right on the river bank of the Ayeyarwaddy was a favorite place to watch the sunset. Stay overnight at hotel in Bagan.undefined
Breakfast at hotel. Drive to Bagan Golf Club by private a/c car. After golfing, lunch at local restaurant and free time to relax.
In the afternoon, we’ll visit to Myinkaba village and observe the process of traditional lacquer-ware, one of the best-known Myanmar handricrafts and a speciality of Bagan. Visit Myinkaba Gubyaukkyi (an early period Pyu-style temple of Hindu influence). Nextstop at Manuha and Nanpaya temples.
As the sun goes down, we will be at one of the ideal viewing sites selected for a panoramic sunset view over Ayeyarwaddy River by taking boat. Stay overnight at hotel in Bagan.undefined
Breakfast at hotel. We will transfer to Nyaung U Airport for your flight back to Yangon. Arrived Yangon and we will visit to Kabar Aye Pagoda is located on Kabar Aye Road. Myanmar. The name “Kaba Aye” in Myanmar means “World Peace” to which this pagoda is dedicated and proceed to The Buddhist Art Museum at the Kabar Aye Pagoda has a wide collection of religious paraphernalia and Buddhist texts. Then, visit to the name of the Kabar Aye Cave is "Maha Pasana", meaning "Great Cave of Stone" and was built in 1953. It was in this great cavern that the Sixth Buddhist Synod was inaugurated in the year 2498 of the Buddhist Era (1954 AD) with 2500 venerable monks convening to recite and verify the words of the Buddha in Pali.
After lunch, we’ll go back to international airport for your return flight.undefined